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Is Ranitidine effective in the treatment of chronic cough?

My doctor prescribed one 150mg Ranitidine tablet a day can I take more? I have a chronic cough that is easily triggered by stomach acid and is getting worse. The cough has been there for more than 8 years now. And is Ranitidine the right medicine for my condition. Thank you
Tue, 6 Feb 2018
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Hello! Welcome to HealthcareMagic!

You can ask for Pantoprazole or Rabiprazole too from your doctor and some antacid syrup too to take it before meal. I can help you with that.

Take care

Regards,
Dr. Ashish Ranjan, General & Family Physician
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